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Real Pirates of the Inland Seas Sail

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    Stop At: Lake Michigan, IL

    Chicago's ocean, Lake Michigan

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Tall Ship Windy, 600 E Grand Ave Navy Pier, Chicago, IL 60611-3419

    Chicago's Official Tall Ship, Windy has been delighting audiences for the past 22 years. This family owned and operated business is a highlight to any trip to the Windy City.

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
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    Departure Point
    600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    1h 15m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Local taxes
    • Live commentary on board
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum drinking age is 21 years
    • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 148 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

    We had a wonderful time out on the water! The pirate stories were very good and the Captain and crew were pleasant and made the trip enjoyable. I appreciate that they sold sunscreen on board for a reasonable price, as we had forgotten ours. Other...More

    Thank karenhI49LJ
    Reviewed 3 August 2018

    They were only offering a pirate story-themed tour the day we went, but we took it anyway. If you didn't want to hear the stories, you could sit somewhere else. You will be put to work, if selected to assist. It's about a 2-hour sail....More

    Date of experience: July 2018
    Thank Cathie518
    Reviewed 30 July 2018

    What an beautiful ship. How amazing that guests can experience a sail on such an impressive ship with pirates enlisting their help to raise the sails and even take control of the steering wheel and learn about navigating. The crew was very helpful and considerate,...More

    Date of experience: July 2018
    Thank LUchicago
    Reviewed 27 July 2018

    I was not impressed. the photo on the website shows someone in pirate gear. Was hoping one or two workers would be on all levels of the boat telling stories It was only one guy dressed casually telling stories to kids...no microphone at all so...More

    Date of experience: July 2018
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    Capt_Bruce_R, Manager at Tall Ship Windy, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

    I'm sorry that there was a missed communication! We announce at the beginning of each pirate cruise, that the stories will NOT be broadcast over the ships sound system and that the show will be for main deck only. I would like to invite you...More

    Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

    First, the ship is a beautiful ship, the crew recruits you to set sail and although the entertainment part is for kids, we had a great chat with a lady who works on the ship while the kids were being entertained. You get some amazing...More

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